Diamondhead 2011
International Small Scale Steamup

Diamondhead, Mississippi
January 16-22, 2011

This year saw another wonderful time had by a group of faithful devotee's of small scale live steam.  I have been fortunate enough to have visited Diamondhead seven times over the past fifteen years.  You should consider making the pilgrimage.  It truly has something for everyone                Learn more about the Diamondhead Steamup...

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Jerry Reshew's coal fired Gauge-O Spinner
 

Steam operated Duplex Pump

Murray Wilson's 1940's Live Steamer from Renown in Australia

Bruce Gathman tests Bob Pope's Diesel Electric Loco
 

Roundhouse Millie at speed
 

Bill Hendrick and his heavily modified Ruby "Dave"

James Ritson operates his coal fired Devizes Castle
 

Larry Herget built backwoods loco
 

 1903 Carette Storkleg underway!
 

Simple backheads are good...

The Carette at rest
 

Pat Darby fires his Canadian Hudson

Mamodiana was the theme of this year's event

Roundhouse "William" in red

Roundhouse "Billy" with a tender in black

Live steamers tell tall tales as well as any fishermen

Dan Rowe's Shay chassis is well underway

The level of detail and workmanship are excellent

Good looking saddle tanker based on a Roundhouse chassis

Jerry Sheehan at work with calipers checking Regner chassis

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